REMINDER: Yazoo, MS Board of Alderman will meet today at 2:00 PM
Messages have been left at Mayor Straughter’s office in attempt to confirm if the Board of Alderman would discuss a potential ban today, however we have not received that confirmation.
If you are in the area of Yazoo, MS, please attend today’s meeting, it offers the opportunity to provide the Board with the requested information concerning breed bans, their successes and failures, and to provide them with alternatives that provide better community safety.
Alderman Aubrey Brent says “everyone knows” that pit bulls’ jaws lock.
Board meetings are held the second and fourth Monday each month at 2:00 p.m. They will take place at the Yazoo City Police Department in the board room.
Yazoo City Aldermen Differ on Pit Bull Ban
Reported by: Dustin Barnes
Last Update: 11/17 5:42 pm
[...] That’s why he [Alderman Aubrey Brent] would like a ban on them.[...]
“Everyone knows that when a pit bites down on you, his jaws are made in such a way as to they lock,” said Brent.[...]
No word yet on when — or even if — aldermen will pass a ban.
Full article retrieved 11/23/10 from http://www.my601.com/news/local/story/Yazoo-City-pit-bulls/244UoU-d_0mF_mYlne73ZQ.cspx